FACULTY POSITION IN MUSICOLOGY/ETHNOMUSICOLOGY BEGINNING AUGUST 2022
POSITION: Assistant Professor of Musicology (tenure-track)
RANK AND SALARY: Competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The Butler University School of Music, in the Jordan College of the Arts, is inviting applications and nominations for Assistant Professor of Musicology, tenure-track.
Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate Music History courses that emphasize the periods after 1800, global musics, and existing Music History or Ethnomusicology courses that satisfy the Social Justice and Diversity requirement of the Butler University Core Curriculum. Academic advising, student mentoring, attendance at faculty meetings (area, department, college, and university), committee participation, and service to the university and community is expected of the successful candidate. Two of Butler’s key strategic goals are “to create an intentionally diverse, inclusive, and equitable campus community,” and to “build a culture of empowerment, engagement and accountability.” The successful candidate will actively contribute to building an inclusive learning environment for an increasingly diverse student population, and demonstrate commitment to teaching diverse repertoires. Continuing excellence in teaching, scholarly/creative activity, and service is expected to qualify for reappointment, tenure, and promotion.
QUALIFICATIONS: Required qualifications include a doctorate in music (ABD is acceptable) and evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level.
APPLICATION: Review of applications will begin September 15, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications should include a cover letter; current curriculum vitae; a statement on the candidate’s commitment to and experience in advancing equity, inclusion, and access in their teaching and or professional work; and contact information for four references. The requested information should be submitted in a single PDF document to jlroger1 -at- butler.edu